Higher Education Qualitätssicherungsagenturenv

Original Language Title: Hochschul-QualitätssicherungsagenturenV

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321. Regulation of the Federal Minister for Science and Research on the establishment of high-quality assurance agencies (Hochschul-Quality Assurance Agencies)

Due to § 19 (2) of the Hochschul-Quality Assurance Act (HS-QSG), BGBl. I n ° 74/2011, as last amended by the Federal Law BGBl. I No 124/2013, shall be arranged:

§ 1. The following quality assurance agencies are entitled to carry out audits at universities and universities of applied sciences in accordance with § 22 para. 2 HS-QSG:


Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria-AQ Austria (Renngasse 5, 4.OG, 1010 Wien, office@aq.ac.at, www.aq.ac.at).

2. The following quality assurance agencies registered in the European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education (EQAR):


Evaluation Agency Baden-Württemberg-evalag;


Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council-FINHEEC;


Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation-FIBAA;


Institution for accreditation and quality assurance of the Swiss universities of higher education-OAQ;


Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency Hannover-ZEvA.

3. Other internationally recognised and independent quality assurance agencies:


European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education-EAEVE;


European Foundation for Management Development-EFMD.

entry into force

§ 2. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 November 2013.